Tora Tori Gallery
Very original Chinese screen with 18 rice paper paintings on the 2 sides. The structure in wood is very well carved. Light damages on 3 paintings. Origin : China. Period : late 19th early 20th century. Dimensions : 156xH159cm (61.2"x62.3")
12 Paintings of scenes of palaces and life. The colors are fresh and subtle. They are in very good condition and preserved in an album covered of red silk. Size per painting 30x17cm (11.8"x6.7")
This large framed painting on paper in ink and polychrome and gold colors, representing the Taoist deities in a celestial landscape pavilions and mountains on a black background. Fuxing (God of happiness) sitting on a rock and looking to the sky and contemplates skyward descent Shouxing (God of Longevity) on its deer among clouds. Signed and seal lower right: Zao Zhongmu. Dimensions : H205x 113cm (H80"x44")
Chinese hanging scroll, ink on paper, of an eagle perched on a pine tree and watching a bird flying. Very fine and realistic work of drawing in the expression the attitude and the claws of the eagle. Apocryphal signature of Wu Bin (active between 1590-1620). 19th century. Dimensions : 68x(h)186cm (26.6"x(h)73") - Painting 56,5x(h)90cm (22"x(h)35")
This is a great Chinese painting on paper and wooden framed which represents 2 figures, certainly an army general, and a man carrying boudhique bell ending the vajra. Color pigments costumes of the figures are particularly fresh and bright under the age of painting. Plus 2 red seals. Origin : China. Period : 18th century. Dimensions : 108 x (H)190cm (42.3"x(H)74.5")
4 Chinese hanging scroll paintings on paper depicting the four seasons floral and birds. All with an apocryphal signature Gao Ligao (I presume) also read Keting and Runxiangzhai dated xinyou (1861 or 1921). Each painting have a calligraphy. More photos on request Good conditons. 19th century.